JVC GZ-RX-640BE Quad-Proof HD Camcorder with 40x Optical Zoom (PAL)

JVC GZ-RX-640BE Quad-Proof HD Camcorder with 40x Optical Zoom (PAL)

JVC GZ-RX-640BE Quad-Proof HD Camcorder with 40x Optical Zoom (PAL)

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JVC GZ-RX-640BE Quad-Proof HD Camcorder with 40x Optical Zoom (PAL)

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  • 1080p50 HD Video / 10MP Stills
  • Back-Illuminated 2.5MP CMOS Sensor
  • 8GB of Internal Memory & SD Card Slot
  • 40x Optical Zoom & 60x Dynamic Zoom
  • Android & iOS Wireless App Functions
  • AVCHD Bit-Rate up to 24 Mb/s
  • Konica Minolta HD Lens
  • Advanced Image Stabilizer (AIS)
  • 3" Frameless Touchscreen LCD
  • Durable Quad-Proof Body Design
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JVC RX-640BE overview

  • 1Description

Designed with a rugged Quad-Proof camera body, JVC's Everio GZ-RX-640BE Quad-Proof HD Camcorder with 40x Optical Zoom (PAL) is built to capture your adventures, no matter what the weather. The GZ-RX-640BE captures up to 1080p50 HD AVCHD video at bit rates up to 24 Mb/s and up to 10MP still photos. Record to the camera's 8GB of internal memory or to an SDXC/SDHC/SD card.

This rugged camcorder is waterproof down to 16', shockproof from drops up to five feet, dustproof, and freeze-proof down to 14°F. The camera's back-illuminated 2.5MP CMOS sensor can record 1920 x 1080 HD video simultaneously with still photos. The GZ-RX-640BE's Konica Minolta HD lens features 40x optical, 60x dynamic, and 100x digital zoom. This camcorder can record with its LCD screen closed, and offers advanced image stabilization (AIS) for reduced camera shake when handholding the camera.

View while recording and playing back footage on the 3", frameless touchscreen LCD, or download the free app for live monitoring and more using your Android/iOS smartphone. Capture features include zoom-position memory, time-lapse recording, face detection, and special effects modes. Additional camera features include a rechargeable internal battery lasting up to five hours, a built-in zoom microphone, and 37mm filter compatibility. The GZ-RX-640BE's USB Micro-B port enables you to extend your shooting time even further using select portable batteries.

  • Quad-proof design is waterproof down to 16', shockproof up to 5', dustproof, and freeze-proof down to 14°F
  • Record 1080p50 in AVCHD at up to 27 Mb/s, 2-channel Dolby audio, and 10MP stills
  • 40x optical, 60x dynamic, and 100x digital zoom
  • Records to 8GB of internal memory or SDHC/SDXC card
  • Back-illuminated 2.5MP CMOS sensor records video simultaneously with still photos
  • Internal battery charges via USB and provides up to five hours recording on one charge
  • Frameless 3" touchscreen LCD
  • Live monitoring and more using the downloadable app and your Android/iOS smartphone
In the Box
JVC GZ-RX-640BE Quad-Proof HD Camcorder with 40x Optical Zoom (PAL)
  • AC Adapter with Core Filter
  • Power Cord
  • Adapter Cable
  • USB Type A to Micro-USB Cable
  • AV Cable with Core Filter
  • Lens Cap
  • Limited 6-Month Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description

    JVC RX-640BE specs

    Sensor 1-Chip 1/5.8" CMOS
    Backside Illumination Yes
    Sensor Resolution 2.5 MP
    Focal Length 2.9 - 116mm
    35mm-Equivalent Focal Length 40.5 - 1620 at 16:9 Image Stabilizer: Off
    Maximum Aperture f/1.8 - f/6.3
    Zoom Optical: 40x
    Dynamic: 60x
    Digital: 100x
    Filter Size 37 mm
    System PAL
    Recording Media x Internal Flash Memory (8 GB Maximum)
    x SD/SDHC/SDXC (128 GB Maximum)

    Class 6 or higher required to record 50p or UXP video.

    Recording Time Internal Flash Memory 8 GB
    1920 x 1080 50p (27 Mb/s), 30 min
    1920 x 1080 UXP (24 Mb/s), 35 min
    1920 x 1080 XP (17 Mb/s), 50 min
    1920 x 1080 EP (4.8 Mb/s), 3 hr
    SDHC/SDXC 128 GB
    1920 x 1080 50p (27 Mb/s),10 hr 10 min
    1920 x 1080 UXP (24 Mb/s), 11 hr 30 min
    1920 x 1080 XP (17 Mb/s), 16 hr 20 min
    1920 x 1080 EP (4.8 Mb/s), 11 hr 30 min
    Video Format 1920 x 1080p at 50 fps (AVCHD via MPEG-4)
    1920 x 1080 (24, 17, 4.8 Mb/s AVCHD via MPEG-4)
    Aspect Ratio 16:9
    Still Image Resolution JPEG: 2 Megapixel, 1920 x 1080 (16:9)
    JPEG: 10.15 Megapixel, 3680 x 2760 (4:3)
    JPEG: 1.5 Megapixel, 1440 x 1080 (4:3)
    JPEG: .3 Megapixel, 640 x 480 (4:3)
    Audio Format Dolby Digital 2ch
    Sampling Frequency Dolby 2-Channel: 48.0 kHz
    Bit Rate Dolby 2-Channel: 256.0 Kb/s
    Display Type LCD
    Touchscreen Yes
    Screen Size 3"
    Screen Resolution 230,000 Dots
    Image Stabilization Digital
    Waterproof Depth Rating 16.4' / 5.0 m (Camera)
    IP Rating IPX8
    Lux 3 (minimum)
    Built-In Mic Yes
    Wi-Fi Yes, Wi-Fi 4
    Tripod Mount 1/4" - 20
    Input/Output Connectors
    Outputs 1 x Mini-HDMI (Type C)
    1 x USB Micro-B USB 2.0 compliant
    1 x A/V 1.0 V video, 300 mV audio
    Menu Languages Czech
    Battery Rechargeable Battery Pack
    Max Runtime: 5 Hours per Charge

    Accepts power via a portable battery of over 1.0 A, 5 V and over 5200 mAh. Compatibility is not guaranteed for all portable batteries.

    Charging Method USB
    Power Adapter 100 - 240 VAC, 50 / 60Hz
    Power Consumption Operating: 2.3 W
    Operating Temperature 32 to 104°F / 0 to 40°C
    Dimensions (W x H x D) 2.4 x 2.3 x 4.8" / 60.0 x 59.5 x 122.0 mm Excluding grip belt
    Weight 10.41 oz / 295 g Camera only
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 1.8 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.1 x 5.5 x 3.4"

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